EL VY

There Are Some Really, Really Weird Drawings in EL VY’s ‘It’s a Game’ Video

EL VY — the newish project from The National's Matt Berninger and Ramona Falls' Brent Knopf — have today shared two music videos for a pair…
James Grebey / March 11, 2016

El Vy Bring Three ‘Return to the Moon’ Tracks to NPR’s Tiny Desk

When The National's Matt Berninger and Menomena's Brent Knopf came together to release their debut album Return to the Moon as EL VY last fall, their…
Brennan Carley / January 29, 2016

EL VY Dance the Blues With Cover of David Bowie’s ‘Let’s Dance’ on ‘Colbert’

With news of the legendary David Bowie's passing yesterday, the collaborative project EL VY (Matt Berninger of the National and Brent Knopf of Menomena) paid…
Andrew Unterberger / January 12, 2016

EL VY Speed Up in ‘No Time to Crank the Sun’ Video

Matt Berninger of the National and Brent Knopf of Menomena released a collaborative album as EL VY back in October and today they've shared a…
Colin Joyce / November 24, 2015

Watch EL VY Cover Fine Young Cannibals’ ‘She Drives Me Crazy’ Live

EL VY, a.k.a. the National’s Matt Berninger and Brent Knopf (formerly of Menomena), have just released their debut album together, Return to the Moon. In…
Rachel Brodsky / November 3, 2015

Watch EL VY Perform ‘Paul Is Alive’ on ‘CBS This Morning’

EL VY — a.k.a. the National's Matt Berninger and Menomena/Ramona Falls' Brent Knopf — have just released their debut LP, Return to the Moon. To…
Rachel Brodsky / October 31, 2015

EL VY Share One Last ‘Return to the Moon’ Track, ‘Silent Ivy Hotel’

EL VY's debut album Return to the Moon is officially out tomorrow, and to thank fans for waiting oh so patiently, the National's Matt Berninger and Menomena's…
Brennan Carley / October 29, 2015

EL VY Get Darkly Comic on ‘Paul Is Alive’

EL VY, a.k.a. the National's Matt Berninger and Ramona Falls' Brent Knopf (formerly of Menomena), have shared a new song off of their upcoming debut…
Harley Brown / October 7, 2015

EL VY Are Having the Time of Their Lives on ‘Return to the Moon’

On Return to the Moon, the sprightly debut album from EL VY — the collaborative project of the National's singer, Matt Berninger, and multi-instrumentalist Brent Knopf, formerly of Menomena and…
Harley Brown / October 2, 2015

EL VY Make Their TV Debut with ‘Return to the Moon’ on ‘Conan’

Though EL VY is comprised of national television veterans — the National's Matt Berninger and Ramona Falls' Brent Knopf (formerly of Menomena) — every band…
Harley Brown / October 1, 2015

EL VY Release Simmering, Sassy ‘I’m the Man to Be’

Update: The lyric video has been released. Watch that here.  As previously reported, the National's perpetually morose-sounding, deep-voiced vocalist Matt Berninger has teamed with…
Harley Brown / September 3, 2015

Matt Berninger of the National and EL VY Is (Somewhat Successfully) Learning to Surf

A few days back, the National's Matt Berninger and Menomena/Ramona Falls' Brent Knopf announced plans to start a new band called EL VY.  The guys also…
Rachel Brodsky / August 8, 2015

The National’s Matt Berninger and Menomena’s Brent Knopf Share First Single as EL VY

Matt Berninger of the National and Brent Knopf of Ramona Falls and Menomena have shared the first track from their new musical partnership, EL VY. The…
James Grebey / August 4, 2015